Directorate of IT

Ms. Naila Sher Afzal

E-mail: itdirectorate.uokajk@gmail.com Phone: 05826-960069

INTRODUCTION

Higher education has undergone profound transformation due to recent technological advancements. The universities are transforming into smart universities. The University of Kotli AJ&K has established the Directorate of IT in September 2017, to implement Information and communication technologies (ICT) and to transform the University into the smart institution. The Directorate of IT has many significant tasks to accomplish. Some of them are the design & deployment of the Campus Network, the development of Campus Management System & the availability of digital resources to Students, Teachers and Management. It is envisioning that the Directorate of IT will be the forte of the university & will be the state of the art centre, which will not only serve the university but will also serve the larger community outside the university.

VISION

The Directorate of IT is dedicated to develop and implement innovative, affordable, reliable, & secure technology solutions to serve the University of Kotli Azad Jammu & Kashmir as well as community outside the university

MISSION

To realize the potential of the internet -provide universal access to research, education & digital resources –transform the University into the smart institution- to drive a new era of evolvement, growth, and productivity.

OBJECTIVES

The objectives of the Directorate of IT are following:

Provide ICT support to staff and students 

 Provision of Wireless (Wi-Fi) access for staff and students at the university

  Development, design, and maintenance of the University official website 

  Monitoring, troubleshooting, back up, and maintenance of a variety of networking hardware

  Maintain security system to provide secure & safe campus to visit, live, learn and teach

  Installation, activation, updating, troubleshooting, and maintenance of software

  Provision of high-speed Internet service to each department at the university.

  To equip all the computer labs at university with internet

  Installation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of Telecom Exchange

   Provision of Turnitin & other digital Services to staff & students

   Arrange seminars and workshops on different aspects of  IT including ethics and cyber laws

   Arrange IT training sessions & eLearning classes on emerging technologies for academic and non- academic staff.

   Build and strengthen university-industry relationship

   Promote IT-based solution for commercialization

DEPARTMENTS/AREA OF SERVICES

 Network

-Responsible to design and deploy the entire network of the University and responsible for performance monitoring, troubleshooting, back up, and maintenance of the variety of networking hardware and security issues.

=Responsible to manage CCTV/IP Surveillance network.

-Responsible for the management of telecommunication infrastructure within the University. Installation of telecom exchanges at the university, troubleshooting on the happening of any issue, and provides maintenance services.

System

.Responsible for installation, activation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of Systems.

.Responsible to provide technical services on the helpdesk.

Software

.Responsible to design, develop & maintain the university website & various web services.

.Responsible to develop in-house software.

.Responsible to develop commercial software

.Responsible to arrange workshops, seminars, training & classes

Video Conferencing

.Responsible to manage the sessions for online meetings, seminars, discussions & distance learning.

  PROJECTS:

Projects Completed/Running:

  • IP Surveillance Network
  • Video Conferencing Lab         

Projects in Pipeline:

  • Campus Networking
  • PERN
  • SMART & SAFE Campus
  • Digital Library
  • Website of the University
  • CMS

 

 

Staff


Ms. Naila Sher Afzal

Director IT / Lecturer

E-mail: itdirectorate.uokajk@gmail.com

Phone: 05826-960069

Mr. Anwar Ahmed

Private Secretory

E-mail: anwar.dit@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone:

Mr. Syed Taqi Ali

Help Desk Incharge

E-mail: taqi.dit@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: 0344-8864399

Mr. Umair Abrar

Incharge Video Conferencing Room

E-mail: umair.dit@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: 0346-1544988

Mr. Hamad Ishfaq

Lan Technician

E-mail: hamid.dit@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: 03465712883

Mr. Atta-Ul- Mustufa

Network Administrator

E-mail: atta.dit@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: 03335415420

Zulqernain Naqvi

Clerk

E-mail: zulqernain.dit@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone: 03465723667

Iqra Maqsood

Programmer

E-mail: iqra.maqsood@uokajk.edu.pk

Phone:

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